Practically Perfect Podcast- For Nannies by Nannies!

The musing of Lora Brawley of and Sue Downey of on all things nanny.

The Podcasts

What is independent play? Why is it important and how can we foster it? More importantly, how can we talk to parents about the need for independent play? 

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Do you find yourself "selling" an idea to the kids or parents on the job? We do! In this episode, we discuss some sales techniques that are effective when dealing with parents and kids. 

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In this episode we discuss things that come with being a nanny that are not great and that we can't change. Working with sick kids, working in someone else's home, and lack of a career ladder all are challenges we deal with- and things we must just accept and move past. 

Direct download: ItComesWithThe_Territory.mp3
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